Wednesday, October 20, 2021


October 17, 2021

Three soldiers, 20 insurgents killed as Nigerian forces repel Boko Haram attempt to take Maiduguri

Borno has remained the worst affected by Boko Haram attacks in the northeastern region of Nigeria.

October 16, 2021

UN may soon cut food supply to North-East: WFP Director

On Saturday, Mr Nikoi warned the over half a million people benefitting from its food aid may be shut out as funding sources shrink.

October 15, 2021

Yobe: Gov. Buni shuffles cabinet, launches ministry of wealth creation

The statement said lands and solid minerals commissioner Mohammad Lamin will be the new information commissioner.

Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe
October 15, 2021

APC members fume as Adamu Adamu imposes party executives from sickbed

The minister called a meeting of party leaders from his home Bauchi State to discuss the distribution of positions ahead of the party’s congresses next week.

October 14, 2021

Surrendered Boko Haram terrorists, families now 13,243: Defence Headquarters

Mr Onyeuko said sustained aggressive posture with vigour of troops in the North-East had yielded significant results in the last two weeks.

September 24, 2021

Illegal cooking gas dealers nabbed in Maiduguri: DPR

The DPR official said several 100-150 cylinders, weighing scales and decanting devices were confiscated from the eight suspects.

September 16, 2021

Boko Haram raids Nigerian Army convoy, kills 12 soldiers, carts away millions

Military sources on the frontlines told Peoples Gazette that the insurgents attacked a convoy of armed soldiers travelling between Monguno and Maiduguri on Thursday morning.

September 15, 2021

Dozens killed, many wounded as Nigerian Air Force mistakenly bombs Yobe community

The Nigerian Air Force swiftly issued a statement claiming the bombing did not occur. But the state governor contradicted the military in a condolence message.

Nigerian Air Force fighter jets used to illustrate the story.
September 9, 2021

Troops capture wanted Boko Haram commander, bust IED hub: Army Spokesman

Mr Modu, a high-profile Boko Haram commander was arrested along Damboa-Wajiroko road, Mr Nwachukwu disclosed.

Nigerian Army spokesperson Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu
September 5, 2021

Surrendered Boko Haram to name their sponsors: Sen. Ndume

Senator Ndume said the surrendered insurgents would be processed to reveal their sponsors.

Senator Ali Ndume and Boko Haram